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Japanese tourist among five killed in Nepal chopper crash

Japanese tourist among five killed in Nepal chopper crash

Rescuers travelled on foot to reach the chopper's wreckage spotted on a forested hillside in neighbouring Nuwakot district.

American trainer killed in Riyadh helicopter crash

American trainer killed in Riyadh helicopter crash

An American trainer working with Saudi Arabia' National Guard was killed on Thursday in a helicopter crash in Riyadh in the course of a routine activity, a statement published by state media said.

Helicopter crash in Afghanistan kills three

Helicopter crash in Afghanistan kills three

A helicopter crash in northern Afghanistan on Sunday killed at least three people including a foreign pilot, Afghan officials said.

Helicopter pilot killed fighting Australian bushfire

Helicopter pilot killed fighting Australian bushfire

Australian Associated Press reported that the aircraft, a 1994 Kawasaki BK117, had crashed into a tree.

Eighteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

Eighteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

Eighteen people were killed in a helicopter crash in the Krasnoyarsk region in Siberia on Saturday, the aviation watchdog and emergency services said.

Three killed in helicopter crash in Thailand

Three killed in helicopter crash in Thailand

At least three people were killed in a helicopter crash in northeastern Thailand on Wednesday, officials said.

Russian helicopter crashes in Syria, killing both pilots

Russian helicopter crashes in Syria, killing both pilots

A Russian helicopter crashed in Syria late on Monday killing both pilots, Moscow's defence ministry said in a statement carried by news agencies.

Russian military helicopter crashes in Baltic Sea, two dead

Russian military helicopter crashes in Baltic Sea, two dead

A Russian military helicopter has crashed during a training night flight over the Baltic Sea, killing two pilots, the Russian army said on Friday.

Mexico helicopter crash kills 13 on ground in wake of earthquake

Mexico helicopter crash kills 13 on ground in wake of earthquake

At least 13 people on the ground, including three children, were killed when a Mexican military helicopter carrying top officials surveying damages from an earthquake crashed in a small town in the southern state of Oaxaca, authorities said on Saturday.

Death toll from Indian helicopter crash rises to six

Death toll from Indian helicopter crash rises to six

Searchers have recovered two more bodies from the wreckage of a helicopter that crashed off India's west coast, taking the death toll to six, an official said Sunday.

At least four dead as Indian chopper found: coast guard

At least four dead as Indian chopper found: coast guard

India's coast guard said four bodies had been recovered on Saturday after search teams located the wreckage of a helicopter that went missing earlier in the day.

Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash near Yemen border

Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash near Yemen border

A Saudi prince was killed on Sunday when a helicopter with several officials on board crashed near the kingdom's southern border with war-torn Yemen, state television said.